Middle East Studies

Peter Green Lecture on the Modern Middle East with Niloofar Haeri – ‘Say What Your Longing Heart Desires’: An Ethnography of Spontaneous Prayer in Iran

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

4:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute
111 Thayer St.

By invitation

Reception to follow lecture 

Part of a year-long series entitled “Iran Today” aimed at sophisticated discussion of contemporary Iranian society and culture as a countermeasure to the general lack of knowledge and sensational coverage circulated in US media.

Niloofar Haeri, professor of anthropology; Chair, Department of Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University

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